Sheikh Mohammed Condoles The Death Of Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh

Britain’s longest-serving consort to a monarch in history and husband of Queen Elizabeth ll, His Royal Highness Prince Philip passed away aged 99 at the Windsor Castle. A long-serving veteran in the Royal Navy and the oldest male in the British Royal Family, Prince Philip completed 22,919 solo engagements and 5,493 speeches since 1952 until … Continue reading Sheikh Mohammed Condoles The Death Of Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh

Dubai Gets Its First Electric Fire-Fighting Truck

In a first for the Middle East, Dubai Civil Defence is rolling out an all-new electric fire-fighting truck equipped with ground-breaking drive technology, vehicle architecture, operability and connectivity. Emergency response vehicle manufacturer Rosenbauer joined forces with Volva Penta in creating an electric driveline for its fire truck, named ‘Revolutionary Technology (RT)’, and made its prototype … Continue reading Dubai Gets Its First Electric Fire-Fighting Truck

Palm Jumeirah is Getting A 240 Metre-Tall Observatory Featuring Unparalleled Views Of Dubai

Enjoy the thrill of being hundreds and thousands of feet in the air as master developer Nakheel is opening its doors to the all-new ‘The View At The Palm’ observatory, home to picturesque views of Dubai’s iconic skylines. There’s nothing quite like the thrill of seeing the city from high above the ground, and Nakheel … Continue reading Palm Jumeirah is Getting A 240 Metre-Tall Observatory Featuring Unparalleled Views Of Dubai

Address Beach Resort Attains World Record For Highest Outdoor Infinity Pool

Dubai is getting one more jewel in its crown of astonishing world records, with the JBR’s newest destination, Address Beach Resort playing host to the highest outdoor infinity pool. Situated 294 metres above on Address Beach Resort’s 77th floor, the infinity pool boasts of panoramic views featuring the Bluewaters Island, The World Islands and the … Continue reading Address Beach Resort Attains World Record For Highest Outdoor Infinity Pool

Beloved Teacher And Founder Of GEMS Education, Mariamma Varkey Passes Away

One of the oldest educators in the UAE and the mastermind behind the $1.01 billion-worth GEMS Education group, Mariamma Varkey passed away in Dubai aged 89. In 1959, Mrs Varkey moved from India’s southern state of Kerala to the United Arab Emirates before its formation and worked as a teacher, until she founded Our Own … Continue reading Beloved Teacher And Founder Of GEMS Education, Mariamma Varkey Passes Away

UAE Begins Manufacturing Coronavirus Vaccines ‘Hayat-Vax’

In a bid to make Coronavirus vaccines more affordable and available in the Middle East, the UAE is rolling out locally-manufactured ‘Hayat-Vax’ immunizations in collaboration with China’s Sinopharm CNBG. Sinopharm, a pioneer of Covid-19 vaccines since the last six months with supplies of over 100 million doses globally, announced a joint venture between with Abu … Continue reading UAE Begins Manufacturing Coronavirus Vaccines ‘Hayat-Vax’

Inattentive Motorist Rams Into Six Cars During Traffic In Abu Dhabi

Traffic in Abu Dhabi drew to a standstill last afternoon after a motorist sped on a highway neglecting an upcoming traffic and crashed into about six cars across three lanes. Little is known about the motorist’s condition prior to the accident, but CCTV footage shows the motorist was speeding in a Lexus SUV ahead of … Continue reading Inattentive Motorist Rams Into Six Cars During Traffic In Abu Dhabi

UAE Finance Minister HH Sheikh Hamdan Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Passes Away At 75

A ten-day mourning period has been announced in the UAE following the demise of UAE’s Minister of Finance and member of Dubai’s Al Maktoum Royal family, His Highness Sheikh Maktoum bin Rashid Al Maktoum. Highly regarded as one of the pioneers behind Dubai’s robust development and attracting foreign investment in the city, Sheikh Hamdan chaired … Continue reading UAE Finance Minister HH Sheikh Hamdan Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Passes Away At 75

UAE President Sheikh Khalifa Declares 2021 ‘The Year Of The Fiftieth’

Beginning this April, the UAE will go all out celebrating its achievements, milestones and heroes to mark the country’s 50th year of independence. Every year, His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the UAE, declares a national initiative for the country and the last decade saw themes like ‘Year of Reading, in … Continue reading UAE President Sheikh Khalifa Declares 2021 ‘The Year Of The Fiftieth’